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US Moves Ahead With $8 Billion F-16 Fighter Jets Sale to Taiwan
August 16, 2019
US Moves Ahead With $8 Billion F-16 Fighter Jets Sale to Taiwan
The Trump administration reportedly notified the U.S. Congress of the sale on August 15.
US Moves Ahead With $8 Billion F-16 Fighter Jets Sale to Taiwan
Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
August 16, 2019
Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
Civil-military relations may explain the Chinese navy’s approach to anti-submarine warfare.
Understanding Civil-Military Relations and Anti-Submarine Warfare
Did a Failure to Plan for Anti-Submarine Warfare Doom the Imperial Japanese Navy?
August 14, 2019
Did a Failure to Plan for Anti-Submarine Warfare Doom the Imperial Japanese Navy?
Anti-submarine warfare was a blind spot for Imperial Japan, with deadly results.
Did a Failure to Plan for Anti-Submarine Warfare Doom the Imperial Japanese Navy?
Military Officer Visit Puts Indonesia-Vietnam Security Ties Into Focus
August 14, 2019
Military Officer Visit Puts Indonesia-Vietnam Security Ties Into Focus
The engagement highlighted some of the defense collaboration between the two sides.
Military Officer Visit Puts Indonesia-Vietnam Security Ties Into Focus
Russia’s New <em>Admiral Gorshkov</em>-Class Stealth Frigate Enters Final Shipbuilder’s Trials
August 14, 2019
Russia’s New Admiral Gorshkov-Class Stealth Frigate Enters Final Shipbuilder’s Trials
The second Project 22350 guided-missile frigate is entering its final round of shipbuilder trials this week.
Russia’s New Admiral Gorshkov-Class Stealth Frigate Enters Final Shipbuilder’s Trials
China’s Type 001A Carrier Continues Sea Trials Amid Possible Complications
August 14, 2019
China’s Type 001A Carrier Continues Sea Trials Amid Possible Complications
The Type 001A remains in trials.
China’s Type 001A Carrier Continues Sea Trials Amid Possible Complications
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
August 13, 2019
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
The development highlighted how the country is going about its efforts to modernize its military capabilities.
What’s Behind the Unveiling of Singapore’s New Armored Fighting Vehicle?
F-35Bs Aboard USS <em>Wasp</em> Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
August 13, 2019
F-35Bs Aboard USS Wasp Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
The first F-35B hot reload of ordnance aboard a U.S. Navy flattop in the Indo-Pacific region took place in the Solomon Sea on August 4.
F-35Bs Aboard USS Wasp Complete First Shipboard Hot Reload Exercise in Indo-Pacific Region
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
August 13, 2019
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
Two MiG-31K fighters, armed with Kinzhal missiles, took part in an airshow in central Russia over the weekend.
Russia Showcases ‘Kinzhal’ Nuclear-Capable Air-Launched Ballistic Missile at Air Show
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
August 13, 2019
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
The recent iteration of the mechanism highlighted some of the ongoing activity in defense relations.
Defense Dialogue Puts Vietnam-Philippines Military Ties into Focus
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
August 13, 2019
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
Last week, the Defense Acquisition Council cleared the purchase of new coastal batteries armed with supersonic cruise missiles.
India’s Defense Ministry Clears Procurement of Coastal Batteries Armed with BrahMos Missiles
Military Chief Visit Highlights India-Brunei Security Collaboration
August 13, 2019
Military Chief Visit Highlights India-Brunei Security Collaboration
A recent trip spotlighted the ongoing efforts by both sides to make inroads in their defense cooperation.
Military Chief Visit Highlights India-Brunei Security Collaboration
North Korea Tests New Type of Short-Range Ballistic Missile
August 12, 2019
North Korea Tests New Type of Short-Range Ballistic Missile
North Korea’s short-range missile tests continue unabated as the U.S. and South Korea conduct military exercises.
North Korea Tests New Type of Short-Range Ballistic Missile
Japan’s Air Force: Pilot Error Caused F-35A Crash
August 10, 2019
Japan’s Air Force: Pilot Error Caused F-35A Crash
Pilot vertigo rather than a mechanical problem was the cause of the crash in April, according to a JASDF investigative report.
Japan’s Air Force: Pilot Error Caused F-35A Crash
Managing the AfPak Challenge in US-India Relations
August 09, 2019
Managing the AfPak Challenge in US-India Relations
Both sides need to carefully manage this issue to avoid damaging the wider relationship.
Managing the AfPak Challenge in US-India Relations
Australia’s First Locally-Trained F-35A Pilots Take Flight With Stealth Fighter
August 08, 2019
Australia’s First Locally-Trained F-35A Pilots Take Flight With Stealth Fighter
The first Australian-trained F-35A pilots have conducted their first training mission on the stealth aircraft earlier this month.
Australia’s First Locally-Trained F-35A Pilots Take Flight With Stealth Fighter
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